May 26, 2019 5:00 AM LYON • Police in France were yesterday hunting a suspect following a blast in a pedestrian street in the heart of Lyon that wounded 13 people, including a child, two days ahead of hotly contested European Parliament elections.
May 26, 2019 5:00 AM WASHINGTON • President Donald Trump says he may resolve a dispute over Huawei Technologies as part of a trade agreement with China, yet doing so would undercut US assertions that the company poses a national security threat.
May 26, 2019 5:00 AM WASHINGTON • Manipulated videos of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi that made it seem as if she were stumbling over and slurring her words continued to spread across social media, fuelled by US President Donald Trump's feud with the
May 26, 2019 5:00 AM LONDON • Five Conservative contenders have thrown their hats into the ring to be the next British prime minister after Mrs Theresa May's tearful exit, and even more are expected to enter the fray for the country's top job in
May 26, 2019 5:00 AM LONDON • The contest to replace Mrs Theresa May as British prime minister heated up yesterday, with five candidates now vying for a job whose central task will be to find a way to take a divided Britain out of the European
May 26, 2019 5:00 AM The Foreign Relations Committee of the United States Senate last Wednesday passed the bipartisan Uighur Human Rights Policy Act, which will require the creation of a position in the State Department to focus and report on
May 26, 2019 3:21 AM PARIS (REUTERS) - Yellow vest protesters clashed with riot police in Paris and the northern city of Amiens on Saturday (May 25) as the French anti-government movement waned on its 28th straight weekend.
May 26, 2019 1:16 AM LONDON (AFP) - The race to become Britain's next premier opened Saturday (May 25) with an array of hopefuls promising to succeed where Theresa May failed and finally pull the divided country out of the EU.
May 26, 2019 12:32 AM PRETORIA (AFP) - Cyril Ramaphosa vowed a 'new era' Saturday (May 25) after he was sworn in as president of South Africa at a colourful ceremony in the capital, as he looks to revitalise his push revive the economy and fight
May 26, 2019 12:09 AM BERLIN (AFP) - Germany's government commissioner on anti-Semitism has warned Jews about the potential dangers of wearing the traditional kippah cap in the face of rising anti-Jewish attacks.
May 25, 2019 5:47 PM LONDON - British Prime Minister Theresa May decided to resign and leave national politics because she realised that, far from being able to offer solutions to her country's severe challenges, she became part of the problem.
May 25, 2019 3:42 PM LONDON (REUTERS) - British health minister Matt Hancock said on Saturday (May 25) he would enter the contest to be the next leader of the Conservative Party, the fifth candidate to say they would run to replace Mrs Theresa May
May 25, 2019 2:56 PM DUBAI (REUTERS) - Iran can sink US warships sent to the Gulf region using missiles and 'secret weapons', a senior Iranian military official was quoted as saying by the semi-official news agency Mizan on Saturday (May 25).
May 25, 2019 2:54 PM WASHINGTON (AFP) - In Europe, Mr Donald Trump's relationships with leaders range from lukewarm to hostile. But in Asia, more than ever, the US president is finding that he's among friends.
May 25, 2019 1:20 PM LONDON (AFP) - Contenders to succeed Theresa May as Britain's prime minister prepared to launch their leadership campaigns on Saturday (May 25), leaving Brexit shrouded in uncertainty.
May 25, 2019 1:17 PM LONDON (AFP) - Instantly recognisable with his mop of blonde hair, Mr Boris Johnson's bumbling but breezy attitude earned him a string of improbable political victories, including Brexit, but has enraged and offended in equal